MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL Coming Soon!
This Spring, perhaps the most anticipated new show opening on Broadway will be “Motown: The Musical,” which will begin previews March 11, 2013 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre at 205 West 46th Street. Actor Brandon Victor Dixon portrays Motown founder Berry Gordy, while actress Valisia LeKae will take the stage as the legendary Diana Ross.
Take a look inside Motown: The Musical in the video below.
MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL is the real story of the one-of-a-kind sound that hit the airwaves in 1959 and changed our culture forever. This exhilarating show charts Motown founder Berry Gordy’s incredible journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and so many more.
Featuring all the classics you love, MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL tells the story behind the hits as Diana, Smokey, Berry and the whole Motown family fight against the odds to create the soundtrack that changed America. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same beat. Now, it finally comes to Broadway in the season’s most anticipated world-premiere event, MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL… Get ready, ’cause here we come!
Tickets are on sale now!